The Preemie Parent Guide to the Galaxy

A blog about being a parent… a preemie parent. The beauty of babies, the thrills of parenthood, and our messy day-to-day hustle!

Breastfeeding NICU Preemies

Breastfeeding NICU preemies: 7 Hacks to Pump your Way through a NICU Stay (How I Breastfed my premature baby)

Breastfeeding NICU preemies: 7 Hacks to Pump your Way through a NICU Stay (How I Breastfed my premature baby)   The day has finally come: Your beautiful newborn is here! But it doesn’t look like in the movies; your baby has a NICU stay ahead of her. Suddenly breastfeeding became even more important to you and your little one, so you pump like crazy, day and night. You treat each drop of breastmilk as liquid […] Read more…

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Visiting a Preemie Baby

Visiting a Premature Baby: Do’s and Don’ts of Going to a Preemie Home

Visiting a Premature Baby: Do’s and Don’ts of Going to a Preemie Home Your friend or family has finally brought their baby home from the NICU, and you’re excited to meet their little miracle, but unsure of how to approach the family altogether. Don’t worry, as long as you stick to this simple do’s and don’ts written by a preemie mom, visiting a premature baby will be a happy and smooth time for everyone! Do […] Read more…

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High-Risk Pregnancy

10 Useful Tips that helped me Overcome a High-Risk Pregnancy

10 Useful Tips that helped me Overcome a High-Risk Pregnancy When I found out I was pregnant, I was beyond happy, and, although at first, my experience was like any other, it soon became a high-risk pregnancy. By the time I was 20 weeks pregnant, I was showing shockingly early signs of pre-eclampsia, and my world crumbled. Whatever beautiful future I had imagined with my husband and child soon vanished to make way for a […] Read more…

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